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COLUMBUS BELMONT STATE PARK, KY

Columbus-Belmont State Park is a 156-acre site that played a fascinating role in the War Between the States. This is the site of a fortification build by the Confederates and later occupied by Union forces. The 1861 Battle of Belmont, fought to overtake the Confederate stronghold...
Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Fri Oct 02 2015   Later Dates

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The park now has WIFI connection capability. The access code can be purchased at the Campground Booth. Variable rates apply starting at $2.99 for a 1 day pass.

Please note:

  • The maximum reservation window is 12 months in advance to the date.
  • New Inventory is made available when the call center opens.
  • There is a 1 night minimum stay during the week at all parks.
  • There is a 2 night minimum stay on peak season weekends at all parks with the exception of the Kentucky Horse Park.
  • The minimum stay on peak season weekends at the Kentucky Horse Park is 1 night.
  • Customers may arrive on a Friday or Saturday and stay a minimum of two nights.
  • Customer service is authorized to fill in any empty spaces caused by the 2-night weekend stay rule.
  • Please note the following:

  • Longer minimum night stays are required at most campgrounds during holiday periods.
  • Parks prohibits the importation firewood by campers from any state outside of Kentucky. This is in an effort to help prevent the introduction of the Emerald Ash Borer into the state. Firewood is available for sale in the state park campgrounds.http://parks.ky.gov/regulations/firewood.htm
  • Please note that the Kentucky Department of Parks permits the use of non-licensed vehicles in campgrounds, including golf carts, only by those individuals with a disability. This policy will be enforced for the safety of all guests.
  • Kentucky Campground sites can be occupied by a maximum of 8 occupants. Four (4) adults and children 16 and under are included in the base rate. Each additional adult is $5.00 per night will be collected upon arrival at the park.
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    Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
    ** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
    *** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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    Overview

    Description

    Columbus-Belmont State Park is a 156-acre site that played a fascinating role in the War Between the States. This is the site of a fortification build by the Confederates and later occupied by Union forces. The 1861 Battle of Belmont, fought to overtake the Confederate stronghold here, marked the opening of the Union's Western Campaign. It was also Grant's first battle.

    Booking Window
    Fri Oct 03 2014 - Fri Oct 02 2015

    Reservations must be made 1 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 Month(s) in advance.

    Season Dates

    Season Schedule

    Park Season Start End
    Peak Wed Oct 01 2014 Fri Oct 31 2014
    Non Peak Sat Nov 01 2014 Wed Dec 31 2014
    Non Peak Thu Jan 01 2015 Tue Mar 31 2015
    Peak Wed Apr 01 2015 Thu May 28 2015
    Peak Fri May 29 2015 Mon Sep 07 2015
    Non Peak Tue Sep 08 2015 Wed Sep 30 2015
    Peak Thu Oct 01 2015 Sat Oct 31 2015
    Services and Amenities
    Within Facility
    • Admin Service, Copying
    • Admin Service, Faxing
    • Art & Museum
    • Artifact/Petroglyph View
    • Bathhouse
    • Bird Watching
    • Boat Ramp
    • Camping, Improved Site
    • Camping, Primitive
    • Comfort Station
    • Concession
    • Dump Station
    • Dump Station camper
    • Fire Rings
    • Grills
    • Hiking
    • Hiking Trail
    • Historic Sites
    • Historical Areas/Struct.
    • Information Center
    • Interpretive Center
    • Interpretive Display
    • Jogging/Running
    • Kiosk
    • Laundry
    • Lookout Tower
    • Maintenance Housekeeping
    • Maintenance, Facility
    • Meeting Space
    • Museum
    • Nature Study
    • Officer/Ranger Station
    • Parking
    • Pay Telephone
    • Photography
    • Picnic Area
    • Picnic Pavilion
    • Picnic Shelter
    • Picnic Tables
    • Picnicing
    • Playground
    • Programs, History
    • Programs, Recreational
    • Putt-Putt
    • Putt-Putt course
    • Ranger Station
    • Restrooms
    • Retail, Drinks
    • Retail, Firewood
    • Retail, Ice
    • Retail, Seasonal Concessions
    • Retail, Snacks
    • Retail, Store/Gift Shop
    • Retail, Supplies
    • River/Stream
    • Seasonal Festivals
    • Shelters
    • Telephone
    • Tourist Attraction
    • Trails, Moderate Hiking
    • Viewing Platform/Overlk
    • Walking
    • Water Access, River/Stream
    • Water Drinking
    • Wildlife Viewing
    Less Than 1 Mile
    • Churches
    • First Aid Supplies
    • Fuel, Vehicles
    • Grocery store
    • Newspapers
    • Propane
    • Restaurant
    • Town
    Within 10 Miles
    • Catering
    • Emergency Services
    • Golf
    • Golfing
    • Maintenance
    • Medical Clinic
    Greater Than 10 Miles
    • Hospital
    • Maintenance, Rv/Camper
    • Motel
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    Getting There
    Driving directions to Columbus-Belmont from:
    • Purchase Parkway at Fulton, KY - take exit 1 to Clinton and then left on Hwy 58W.
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    Contact Information

    Mailing Address:

    COLUMBUS BELMONT STATE PARK
    P.O. BOX 9
    COLUMBUS  KY  42032

    Phone Number:

    Information:  (270)677-2327
    Additional Information